Thursday, May 1, 2008
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We asked experts to recommend a garden anywhere in the world. You'll dig their answersand our slide show
of these lovely gardens worth a detour.
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FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
This week the TSA is expanding its Black Diamond security checkpoint program to Milwaukee, the 13th airport so far to offer self-select lanes based on ski icons (green for beginners, blue for intermediate, and black for expert). While flying from Oakland, Calif., a Budget Travel staffer tried out the system. Read about her experience, watch a one-minute explanatory video, and tell us: Have you used these lanes, and what did you think?post a comment now
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How to Spend Your Tax Rebate
We can't think of a better way to take advantage of the extra cashand grease the U.S. economythan to spend it on a summer getaway. We've priced out seven possibilities…. Slide Show: Secret Hotels of the Dordogne
There are plenty of stylish hotels in this beautiful French river valley where even a weak dollar goes far…. Real Deals: Mom-Daughter Getaways
These packages include spa retreats in Charleston and Scottsdale, a lavish brunch in New Orleans, and a picnic in Colorado's Mesa Verde National Park, from $179.
People who love luxury resorts are buying themselves a piece of the lifestyle. Here's what to ask about buying a fractional property.read moreMore from Girlfriend Getaways:
Learn how to cope with some commonand some bizarretravel problems by using a few tips from The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook
THE REAL DEALS
Round-trip airfare, five nights at a beachfront resort outside Puerto Plata, activities, and all meals and drinks, from $599.why it's a deal
Hit the green (and save a little, too) this summer with these packages. You can take a swing at a PGA-course in Palm Beach or a Nicklaus design in Colorado, tee off with scenic views of the Rio Grande Valley in Santa Fe, birdie by the sea in Rockport, or putt with your girlfriends in Naples, from $179.
why it's a deal
Round-trip airfare, sightseeing tours, and a week's accommodations split between bustling, modern Singapore and the lush ancient rain forests of Sarawak, on the Malaysian side of Borneo, from $1,899.why it's a deal
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